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in 1990. jean elle has the impact in the world of education and sports. we begin with the worldwide tribute happening as we speak. as dawn broke, the celebration in south africa continues, the nation lovingly remembering the man. president obama said mandela's journey from prisoner to president, taught him the power of hope. >> we've lost one of the most influential, courageous and profoundly good human beings that any of us will share time with on this earth. >> reporter: mandela was born in south africa's black elite. but he led the movement against apartheid and was thrown in jail. tonight, south africans remember. >> our thoughts are with the millions of people across the world who embrace him as their own. >> reporter: when nelson mandela walked free after 27 years, he won the presidency, calling for racial reconciliation. and he made it work. no retribution. no trials. just forgiveness and an example to all. the world embraced nelson mandela. the u.s. congress gave him highest honors. tonight, the white house's flag is at half-staff. and this sign is up at the apollo theater.
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more than 100,000 cubic feet of stuff a year into educational materials. the finished products and raw materials are then made available to 8,000 teacher members serving more than 600,000 students in the south bay and peninsula. it's as big as mare thought it would be. because she knew all along these were things students would love, and that would inspire their teachers. >> there's nothing more powerful to a teacher than see the kids respond. >> after 20 years, she's stepping down this spring. she says after so many years, she's looking to life as someone other than mary, looking it turns out to be reborn a bit herself. >> now we're thinking about anthony slaughter and the really cold weather. let's find out when it's going to warm up. >> if only we could fast forward to, like, march. >> there you go. our winter is really from about now to the middle part of february. so we're in the part of, at least the time of year, i couldn't say winter because winter actually hasn't started, but it's hard to believe with the freeze warnings we've been dealing with all week long. and the last day